HMS Smyge

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HMS Smyge
HMS Smyge
Class overview
Name: Smyge
Builders: Karlskronavarvet, Insano
Operators:  Swedish Navy
Succeeded by: -
Completed: 1
General characteristics
Displacement: 140 tons
Length: 27 m
Beam: 7.6 m
Draught: 1.8 m (0.7 with lift fans)
Speed: >55 knots
Electronic warfare
& decoys:
Armament: 1 x Bofors 40 mm
2 x RBS-15Anti Ship Missiles
2 x 400 mm Lightweight Saab Type 45 Torpedo

HSwMS Smyge was an experimental ship of the Swedish Navy used to test stealth technology. Experiences from the Smyge were used while planning the Visby class corvettes. Today Smyge is used for training at the Swedish Navy Academy[1]

HMS Smyge emblem.


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